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Biography PhotoJohn H. Ducote
Senior Vice President, Global Quality

Mr. Ducote joined Emergent BioSolutions in 2013 and has served as senior vice president, Global Quality since April 2017. Prior to this position, Mr. Ducote served as vice president, Global Quality from December 2013 to March 2017. He is responsible for providing corporate level leadership to enable business objectives and strategies. His organization establishes and maintains Quality policies, systems, and processes with a focus toward alignment across the enterprise.

Prior to Joining Emergent, Mr. Ducote served as vice president, Quality from April 2011 to November 2013 and senior director, Quality Assurance from September 2007 to March 2011 at Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. From April 2006 to September 2007, he served as director, Quality Assurance at Novartis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Mr. Ducote served with Chiron Corporation in leadership positions of increasing responsibility in Quality Assurance from 1992 to 2006.

Mr. Ducote received his B.S. in Microbiology with a double major in French from Louisiana State University.